has been in the forefront in the recent times for promoting various incentive programmes for the industry.
ABTTA point out that the European air travelers are protected by common European rules, which must be adhered to by all those involved in the emergency situation now.
In an exceptional circumstance such as this, passengers are not however entitled to additional financial compensation that would be the case where delays or cancellations are the fault of the airline, ABTTA remind.
At ABTTA, we are committed to working together with global partners to benefit the local travel and tourism industry and we are confident of Amadeus as our technology partner for the future," said Sofyan AlMoaayad, Chairman of ABTTA.
By partnering with Amadeus, ABTTA members will now have easy access to new travel technologies to streamline business operations, boost productivity and offer customized solutions and services from a single source.
The National Dialogue is about all the sectors coming together and ABTTA
will enter the talks with the entire business sector and share their mutual interests.
He said ABTTA, which comprises of the leading Bahrain-based travel agencies, is responsible for developing and promoting travel and tourism opportunities in Bahrain.
He said by partnering with Amadeus, ABTTA members will now have easy access to new travel technologies to streamline business operations, boost productivity and offer customised solutions and services from a single source.
These are very exciting times for the nation's travel industry - we are entering a new era with BAC putting into action its plans to galvanise Bahrain's position in the travel and aviation industry," said ABTTA
chairman Sofyan Almoayyed.
We shall even help ABTTA
in training their staff to meet the requirements of the airlines and the customers.
The Bahraini delegation included Shaikh Mubarak bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, chief of agency licensing and cargo, Air Transport Directorate; ABTTA
chairman Sofyan Almoayed, Abdul Hakim Al Aradi and Fuad Nonoo.